The ward is home to 920 people, among them 486 (53%) are male and 434 (47%) are female. 72% of the whole population are from general caste, 28% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kusmara Ward No 08 is 13%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 165 households in the ward and an average 6 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the ward has increased by 64.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 558. Female population growth rate of the ward is 64.4% which is -0.9% lower than male population growth rate of 65.3%. General caste population has increased by 20.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 4980% and child population has increased by 21.8% in the ward since last census.
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 893 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 876, in schedule caste is 939. There are 783 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward. Overall sex ratio in the ward has decreased by 5 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 237 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
Total 672 people in the ward are literate, among them 378 are male and 294 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kusmara WARD NO.-0008 is 84%. 91% of male and 77% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.
Kusmara WARD NO.-0008 has 28% (255) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 4% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.